Lester Flatt

Lester Flatt bio

Birth Name: Lester Flatt

Occupation: Guitarist

Place Of Birth: Nashville

Date Of Birth: June 19, 1914

Date Of Death: May 11, 1979

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Lester Flatt was born on the 19th of June, 1914. He was popular for being a Guitarist. Bluegrass guitarist with Flatt and Scruggs, the group also known as The Foggy Mountain Boys.

Lester Flatt was born in Nashville. He began playing guitar at an early age and continued playing after dropping out of school at age twelve and going to work at a textile mill. As part of the Foggy Mountain Boys, he and the banjo player Earl Scruggs wrote the “Foggy Mountain Breakdown,” used in the iconic chase scenes from Bonnie and Clyde.

Lester Flatt was a Gemini and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Lester Flatt was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Lester Flatt is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Lester’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Lester Flatt’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Lester Flatt’s parents.

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Personal Life

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Lester Flatt was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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Zodiac Sign: Lester Flatt was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Lester Flatt was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Lester Flatt had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Lester Flatt’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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